There are 4 ways to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Dubuque by bus, car, subway or plane

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Bus via Cumberland  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago Cumberland Ave, IL to Dubuque, IA 1486

$39 - $64

3 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Dubuque, IA 1486 / ...

$39 - $62

Drive  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Dubuque 185.7 miles

$18 - $27

Subway, fly  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the subway from Midway to Harold Washington Library
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Dubuque (DBQ) ORD - DBQ

$184 - $399

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Dubuque is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Dubuque is to subway and fly which costs $180 - $400 and takes 3 h 13 min.

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The distance between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) and Dubuque is 159 miles. The road distance is 185.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Dubuque without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 43 min and costs $35 - $65.

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It takes approximately 5 h 43 min to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Dubuque, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Dubuque Airport is the direct flight which takes 52 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Dubuque is 186 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to drive from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Dubuque.

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American Airlines offers flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Dubuque Airport.

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There are 34+ hotels available in Dubuque. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Dubuque.
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  • Distance: 158.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 43 min

What companies run services between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW), USA and Dubuque, IA, USA?

Burlington Trailways operates a bus from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Dubuque once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Dubuque
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Train operators
Bus operators
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Chicago Cumberland Ave, IL to Dubuque, IA
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Dubuque, IA
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
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